Our Doctors

Dr. Barry Kay, Optometric Physician


Dr. Barry Kay has over 35 years experience as an Optometric Physician in South Florida. For many of those years Dr. Kay served as chief of Optometry in a busy multi-doctor surgical practice where he specialized in advanced vision and medical eye care. He also served as a clinical assistant professor for Nova Southeastern College of Optometry. He is a past president of the Broward County Optometric Association and was selected as the Broward County Optometrist of the year in 1989.

Dr. Kay’s eye training began at the University of Florida where he worked for the Department of Ophthalmology at Shands hospital during his undergraduate years. He went on to earn his Doctorate at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia.

Dr. Kay is also quite active in his community. He has served on the executive board of the Broward Outreach Center and is a past president of the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Hollywood Business Association. He currently serves as the chairman of the City of Hollywood Parking Advisory Board.

Dr. Barry Kay’s philosophy is to listen carefully to the patient to determine their special needs. Dr. Kay will come up with the best solution to meet your individual requirements.

Dr. Mark Deweese, Optometric Physician


Dr Mark Deweese was born and raised in Western North Carolina. He graduated Cum Laude from Wingate University in 2009, where he completed his undergraduate education. He then moved to South Florida and graduated from Nova Southeastern College of Optometry in 2014, which earned him a degree in Doctor of Optometry. While at NSU, he earned the Luxottica Award for his excellence in pediatric eye care.

At Hollywood Eyes, Dr. Deweese is a board certified optometrist that provides primary eye exams. This includes general eye exams for eyeglasses and contact lenses prescriptions, consults and education for various eye diseases and procedures, and management of chronic eye conditions. Dr. Deweese accepts patients from 5 years of age and up.

The doctors and staff at Hollywood Eyes provide excellent patient care with the use of the newest diagnostic technology and products while providing personalized care. Outside of the office, Dr. Deweese enjoys spending time with his family. He is an avid Atlanta sports fan and enjoys participating in various sports.